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what would be the input DC voltage from the relighter to the

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what would be the input DC voltage from the relighter to the interrupter on a Norcold LP refrig. would it be the full 12V. (the same voltage as goes into the relighter? The troubleshooting sheet I have says" to remove the wires from the interrupter and "jump interrupter terminals", does that mean to apply 12V. from another source?
I will pay the Fee if a Refrig. tech. can stay with me, till we figure out what part (s) I need to make it work on LP, it works fine on 12V. and 110v. power
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: RV
Expert:  Robert replied 1 year ago.
Hi There..

Can you tell me the model of the Norcold?

Thanks, Robert
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Norcold Md.3163

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

the model is: Norcold #3163

Expert:  Robert replied 1 year ago.
OK

I have limited knowledge on this model, have not seen it to much. I am going to put your question back up for other experts. I do not know when another expert will respond they come and go daily.... No need to respond to this as it will prevent others from viewing your question.... Robert
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Hi Josie I would still like the answers to my question, however I will make an educated guess, shortly on the part(s) I may need. Any one with a background into LP fired refrig. opereating with a 12V. feed should know?


Regards, Fred

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Expert:  Hank F. replied 1 year ago.
Hello!
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My name is XXXXX XXXXX X am going to assist you with this.

Whatever you do, do NOT put 12V to the interrupter terminals.
The interrupter is nothing more than a thernocouple, and it operates on mV (millivolts). Putting 12V to the terminals is guaranteed to burn the relighter.
When they say to jump the interripter terminals, they mean to simply run a wire from one terminal to the other.
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